The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 607 308 414
Rank change year-on-year
-299 +106
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 27 365 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.82% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 3.32% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27 365 248
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MCAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11387 10997 12888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.72% 24.70% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9090 9081 11010
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region.

MCAD Salary Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MCAD Salary Histogram in London

MCAD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 1 £75,000 +42.85%
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD.

1 284 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 281 (98.94%) MCSD
3 273 (96.13%) C#
3 273 (96.13%) .NET
4 268 (94.37%) Agile Software Development
5 264 (92.96%) SQL Server
6 252 (88.73%) MCP
7 246 (86.62%) MCTS
8 244 (85.92%) ASP.NET
9 233 (82.04%) TDD
10 231 (81.34%) MVC
11 222 (78.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 204 (71.83%) WCF
13 192 (67.61%) Web Application Development
14 191 (67.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 179 (63.03%) Rhino Mocks
15 179 (63.03%) NUnit
15 179 (63.03%) NHibernate
16 178 (62.68%) WPF
17 170 (59.86%) Scrum
18 169 (59.51%) SQL Server 2012
19 139 (48.94%) Razor View Engine
20 118 (41.55%) BDD
21 107 (37.68%) .NET Framework
22 106 (37.32%) LINQ
23 105 (36.97%) Kanban
23 105 (36.97%) Moq
24 104 (36.62%) Microsoft
25 100 (35.21%) JavaScript
25 100 (35.21%) Castle Windsor

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (17.61%) SharePoint
1 50 (17.61%) BizTalk Server
2 41 (14.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 26 (9.15%) Node.js
4 10 (3.52%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.51%) Internet
2 13 (4.58%) Broadband
3 1 (0.35%) SMTP
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (92.96%) SQL Server
2 169 (59.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (4.58%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.35%) MS Access
7 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 179 (63.03%) NUnit
1 179 (63.03%) Rhino Mocks
2 105 (36.97%) Moq
3 88 (30.99%) Subversion
4 26 (9.15%) MSTest
5 17 (5.99%) Git (software)
6 14 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (3.87%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
General
1 87 (30.63%) Finance
2 80 (28.17%) Games
3 70 (24.65%) Banking
4 26 (9.15%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.58%) Music Industry
5 13 (4.58%) Retail
5 13 (4.58%) Law
5 13 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.58%) Advertising
6 10 (3.52%) Marketing
7 3 (1.06%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 264 (92.96%) Developer
2 201 (70.77%) .NET Developer
3 104 (36.62%) C# Developer
4 81 (28.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 56 (19.72%) ASP.NET Developer
6 54 (19.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 40 (14.08%) Junior .NET Developer
7 40 (14.08%) Junior Developer
7 40 (14.08%) Graduate
7 40 (14.08%) Junior
8 39 (13.73%) Agile .NET Developer
9 26 (9.15%) Agile C# Developer
10 13 (4.58%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 13 (4.58%) Graduate Developer
10 13 (4.58%) WinForms Developer
11 10 (3.52%) Applications Manager
11 10 (3.52%) Analyst
11 10 (3.52%) Analyst Programmer
11 10 (3.52%) Programmer
12 9 (3.17%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (96.13%) .NET
2 244 (85.92%) ASP.NET
3 222 (78.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 204 (71.83%) WCF
5 191 (67.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 179 (63.03%) NHibernate
7 178 (62.68%) WPF
8 139 (48.94%) Razor View Engine
9 107 (37.68%) .NET Framework
10 106 (37.32%) LINQ
11 100 (35.21%) Castle Windsor
12 99 (34.86%) HTML
13 90 (31.69%) Ajax
14 86 (30.28%) CSS
15 79 (27.82%) HTML5
16 75 (26.41%) WinForms
17 74 (26.06%) MonoRail
17 74 (26.06%) Silverlight
18 39 (13.73%) Ninject
19 38 (13.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.90%) Client/Server
2 39 (13.73%) Tandem
3 35 (12.32%) Inversion of Control
4 33 (11.62%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (10.92%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.58%) Social Network
6 13 (4.58%) iPhone
6 13 (4.58%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 83 (29.23%) Windows
2 13 (4.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (94.37%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (82.04%) TDD
3 231 (81.34%) MVC
4 192 (67.61%) Web Application Development
5 170 (59.86%) Scrum
6 118 (41.55%) BDD
7 105 (36.97%) Kanban
8 85 (29.93%) OO
9 50 (17.61%) Dependency Injection
10 35 (12.32%) MVVM
11 28 (9.86%) OOA/OOD
12 27 (9.51%) OOP
12 27 (9.51%) OOD
13 26 (9.15%) Domain-Driven Design
13 26 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (7.75%) Asset Management
15 15 (5.28%) E-Commerce
16 14 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (4.58%) Multithreading
17 13 (4.58%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 273 (96.13%) C#
2 100 (35.21%) JavaScript
3 54 (19.01%) SQL
4 46 (16.20%) T-SQL
5 41 (14.44%) VB.NET
6 26 (9.15%) VB
7 13 (4.58%) C++
7 13 (4.58%) Ruby
8 2 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 284 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 281 (98.94%) MCSD
3 252 (88.73%) MCP
4 246 (86.62%) MCTS
5 74 (26.06%) Degree
6 10 (3.52%) MCDBA
6 10 (3.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.70%) MCSE
8 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.93%) QA
Vendors
1 104 (36.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.58%) Google
2 13 (4.58%) Facebook
3 1 (0.35%) CyberSource
3 1 (0.35%) LexisNexis
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago